The importance of keeping things progressing forward

The importance of keeping things progressing forward
By Sean Dudley | 23 May 2018

A US county teamed up with EastBanc Technologies to create a solution harnessing the Microsoft Azure cloud platform to support citizens during snow disruption

A US county teamed up with EastBanc Technologies to support citizens during snow disruption 

Blue Prism collaborates with Microsoft to provide access to AI

Blue Prism collaborates with Microsoft to provide access to AI
By Elizabeth Robinson | 23 May 2018

Microsoft AI platform will be integrated into the company’s Digital Workforce platform 

A lesson in automation: document management for education

A lesson in automation: document management for education
By Guest | 22 May 2018

Metafile Information Systems’ marketing communications specialist Alyssa Putzer outlines the key benefits educational institutions can expect when they implement automated document management solutions

Metafile's Alyssa Putzer outlines why schools should implement automated document management

Microsoft acquires conversational AI start-up Semantic Machines

Microsoft acquires conversational AI start-up Semantic Machines
By Rebecca Gibson | 22 May 2018

Companies aim to enable users to communicate more naturally with chatbots and virtual assistants

Accenture predicts AI will add US$182 billion to UAE economy by 2035

Accenture predicts AI will add US$182 billion to UAE economy by 2035
By Elizabeth Robinson | 22 May 2018

Financial services, healthcare and transport industries will see the greatest impact from the technology

Microsoft Cloud can save customers 93% in energy efficiency

Microsoft Cloud can save customers 93% in energy efficiency
By Elizabeth Robinson | 21 May 2018

New report outlines the benefits of moving away from on-premises data centres 

Star Storage launches SEAL Content Library Connector for SharePoint

Star Storage launches SEAL Content Library Connector for SharePoint
By Elizabeth Robinson | 21 May 2018

Solution combines power of business productivity with management of active content

Predicting and discovering the future of IoT

Predicting and discovering the future of IoT
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 May 2018

Michael Huth, technical lead for Harnessing Economic Value theme at PETRAS IoT Research Hub, predicts how the internet of things landscape will evolve in 2018

Michael Huth, from PETRAS IoT Research Hub, predicts how the IoT landscape will evolve in 2018 

The three keys to ensuring professional success

The three keys to ensuring professional success
By Guest | 21 May 2018

Paul Timmins, global director for Microsoft at DXC Technology, argues that enterprises must focus on customer centricity, digital transformation and cloud to ensure they can meet both customer and employee needs in 2018 and beyond

DXC Technology's Paul Timmins says that enterprises must focus on customer centricity

Bright Wolf releases industrial reference system for Microsoft Azure IoT

Bright Wolf releases industrial reference system for Microsoft Azure IoT
By Elizabeth Robinson | 18 May 2018

Solution can be used to design industrial genset optimisation applications 

Finnish baseball teams launch app built on PayiQ and Wallasvaara tools

Finnish baseball teams launch app built on PayiQ and Wallasvaara tools
By Elizabeth Robinson | 18 May 2018

Pesis will combine a mobile ticketing system and an audience engagement platform  

How automation is changing the work day

How automation is changing the work day
By Guest | 18 May 2018

Alyssa Putzer, marketing communications specialist at Metafile Information Systems, explains how moving from manual to automated document management processes can boost employee efficiency, make regulatory compliance easier and reduce document storage costs

Metafile Information Systems' Alyssa Putzer explains how automated document management boosts efficiency

85% of businesses will struggle to comply with GDPR by 25 May deadline

85% of businesses will struggle to comply with GDPR by 25 May deadline
By Elizabeth Robinson | 17 May 2018

Capgemini research finds firms are overlooking the business opportunities of the regulation 

IBC and TM Forum to drive open innovation between media industries

IBC and TM Forum to drive open innovation between media industries
By Elizabeth Robinson | 17 May 2018

Partnership will focus on developing multi-company, rapid proof-of-concept catalyst projects

Element Analytics achieves Microsoft Azure Co-Sell status

Element Analytics achieves Microsoft Azure Co-Sell status
By Elizabeth Robinson | 16 May 2018

Achievement will ensure optimal security and performance of Element Platform 

Why is good project management so hard?

Why is good project management so hard?
By Guest | 16 May 2018

Niels Skjoldager from Arbela explains the road blocks to ERP project management success

Niels Skjoldager from Arbela explains the road blocks to ERP project management success

TC3 2018: What to expect at this year’s summit

TC3 2018: What to expect at this year’s summit
By Elizabeth Robinson | 16 May 2018

17-18 October 2018; Silicon Valley, California, US

The event will allow attendees to discover and review the latest telecommunications products 

Microsoft launches the new Surface Hub 2

Microsoft launches the new Surface Hub 2
By Elizabeth Robinson | 16 May 2018

Device features a multi-touch display allowing users to harness Microsoft Teams and Office 365

The secret to successfully using AI to power a new era of retail

The secret to successfully using AI to power a new era of retail
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 May 2018

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how retailers are using artificial intelligence-enabled virtual agents, robots, analytics and more to empower their employees, optimise their operations and delight customers

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how retailers are using AI-enabled virtual agents 

How to reinvent the traditional workplace

How to reinvent the traditional workplace
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 May 2018

We ask Yogi Sikri, DXC Technology’s enterprise mobility and internet of things leader, to explain how companies can adapt to digital technologies and changing software licensing requirements

DXC Technology’s Yogi Sikri explains how companies can adapt to digital technologies 

Learn on Demand Systems partners with Veeam Software

Learn on Demand Systems partners with Veeam Software
By Elizabeth Robinson | 15 May 2018

Company becomes first official lab provider for the Veeam Certified Engineer certification programme

Atomic Data and Secured2 join forces on data security

Atomic Data and Secured2 join forces on data security
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 May 2018

Collaboration provides a solution for customers who want to improve cyber indemnification

PowerON partners with the University of Northampton

PowerON partners with the University of Northampton
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 May 2018

Collaboration will deliver the full suite of Microsoft System Centre solutions 

Microsoft previews new hardware to accelerate real-time AI calculations

Microsoft previews new hardware to accelerate real-time AI calculations
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 May 2018

‘Project Brainwave’ will help make AI more accessible to partners and customers 

Get more from your content archive with AI

Get more from your content archive with AI
By Guest | 14 May 2018

Paula Minardi, head of content strategy at Ooyala, says that many companies struggle to find, manage and monetise their video assets. Ooyala Flex works with Microsoft Video Indexer to bring advanced metadata management and artificial intelligence to archived content

Ooyala's Paula Minardi says that many companies struggle to manage and monetise their video assets

Eurovision Song Contest 2018 turns to Spott to improve audience interaction

Eurovision Song Contest 2018 turns to Spott to improve audience interaction
By Lindsay James | 11 May 2018

Solution runs on Azure and uses Microsoft’s facial recognition and language detection software

The importance of personalising the IT support experience

The importance of personalising the IT support experience
By Guest | 11 May 2018

Carol Rizio, the lead principal for Workplace and Mobility at DXC Technology, argues that enterprises should explore how analytics, machine learning, automation, artificial intelligence and virtual agents can help employees resolve IT issues quickly

DXC Technology’s Carol Rizio says enterprises should explore how they can resolve IT issues quickly

Insurers must reshape their workforces to maximise growth, says Accenture

Insurers must reshape their workforces to maximise growth, says Accenture
By Elizabeth Robinson | 11 May 2018

Investing in AI could increase revenues by 17% and employment by 7% over next five years

Starbucks partners with Microsoft to deliver a seamless customer experience

Starbucks partners with Microsoft to deliver a seamless customer experience
By Lindsay James | 11 May 2018

Innovations include a new mobile app and intelligent food and beverage sequencing

New tool can move up to four terabytes of data to Azure in an hour

New tool can move up to four terabytes of data to Azure in an hour
By Lindsay James | 10 May 2018

Microsoft's Fast Data Transfer is aimed at organisations that need to transfer large numbers of files

How fashion manufacturer Dewhirst is leveraging Microsoft Azure

How fashion manufacturer Dewhirst is leveraging Microsoft Azure
By Lindsay James | 10 May 2018

Implementation by Daisy Group is enabling greater agility in a fast-paced industry

Democratising business process management

Democratising business process management
By Guest | 10 May 2018

Andy Hamilton, chief executive at CompanyNet, explains how Microsoft Office 365 is allowing CompanyNet to deliver a flexible and affordable system to companies across a spectrum of industries

CompanyNet's Andy Hamilton explains how Office 365 allows CompanyNet to deliver to companies 

DJI and Microsoft partner to bring drone technology to enterprises

DJI and Microsoft partner to bring drone technology to enterprises
By Elizabeth Robinson | 09 May 2018

Developer tools for Windows and Azure IoT Edge Services enable AI and machine learning for drones

Norwegian joins with DeCurtis Corporation to develop tech platform

Norwegian joins with DeCurtis Corporation to develop tech platform
By Elizabeth Robinson | 09 May 2018

Solution will help to create a more personalised guest experience for cruise passengers

UK consumers’ trust in banks is at the highest since 2012, says Accenture

UK consumers’ trust in banks is at the highest since 2012, says Accenture
By Elizabeth Robinson | 09 May 2018

This coincides with an increase in digital banking services as consumers make more transactions

Mayfair Equity Partners acquires majority stake in GCI

Mayfair Equity Partners acquires majority stake in GCI
By Elizabeth Robinson | 08 May 2018

Investment includes the formation of a new strategic fund worth over £60 million

Microsoft launches AI for Accessibility at Microsoft Build

Microsoft launches AI for Accessibility at Microsoft Build
By Elizabeth Robinson | 08 May 2018

Programme will accelerate the development of accessible solutions for those with disabilities 

The importance of creating a flexible environment

The importance of creating a flexible environment
By Sean Dudley | 08 May 2018

As customers increasingly demand greater personalisation, manufacturers need to find ways to improve flexibility and agility on the factory floor. Dassault Systèmes’ Eric Green explains why mobile technologies offer a solution

Dassault Systèmes’ Eric Green explains why mobile technologies improve flexibility 

Learn on Demand Systems partners with Xvoucher

Learn on Demand Systems partners with Xvoucher
By Elizabeth Robinson | 04 May 2018

Solution allows companies to sell their content in a high-end marketplace 

Four ways to build a powerful B2B customer experience

Four ways to build a powerful B2B customer experience
By Rebecca Gibson | 04 May 2018

Author, keynote speaker and customer experience futurist Blake Morgan highlights why companies need to focus on digital transformation, big data, personalisation and omnichannel

Customer experience futurist Blake Morgan highlights the benefits of new technologies

CEO priorities are changing to embrace digital business, says Gartner

CEO priorities are changing to embrace digital business, says Gartner
By Elizabeth Robinson | 04 May 2018

Survey reveals that growth remains the main focus for the majority of companies 

Making the strategic move to open banking

Making the strategic move to open banking
By Guest | 04 May 2018

Wim Geukens from VeriPark argues that open banking could help financial institutions to increase innovation, lower costs and extend customer reach, but only if they plan and execute their strategies carefully

VeriPark's Wim Geukens says that open banking could help financial institutions increase innovation

Visibility platforms are a key driver for successful experiential retail, says IDC

Visibility platforms are a key driver for successful experiential retail, says IDC
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 May 2018

Report finds that the systems help retailers to improve business productivity and customer experience 

Microsoft Build: A look at this years’ key topics

Microsoft Build: A look at this years’ key topics
By Elizabeth Robinson | 03 May 2018

7-9 May 2018; Seattle, Washington, US

Conference will cover how to maximise artificial intelligence, machine learning and mixed reality

Build-A-Bear Workshop turns to Microsoft 365

Build-A-Bear Workshop turns to Microsoft 365
By Lindsay James | 03 May 2018

The technology will help to empower employees and drive competitive advantage

What happens when big data meets big cement

What happens when big data meets big cement
By Sean Dudley | 03 May 2018

OSIsoft’s PI System helps building materials company reduce the time taken to extract data from 70 production sites from 744 hours to just five minutes

OSIsoft’s PI System helps building materials company reduce the time taken to extract data 

Microsoft and NCSC release cybersecurity download pack

Microsoft and NCSC release cybersecurity download pack
By Elizabeth Robinson | 02 May 2018

Solution helps companies meet the latest Government guidelines in seconds 


Why there's an urgent need for flexible citizen services

Why there's an urgent need for flexible citizen services
By Sean Dudley | 02 May 2018

To tackle service delivery challenges and better meet the diverse needs of today’s citizens, government agencies are turning to technology that supports collaboration and boosts productivity. Microsoft’s Tim Turitto explains what steps are being taken to serve populations in a more effective and efficient way

Microsoft’s Tim Turitto explains the steps being taken to efficiently serve populations 


The importance of improving communication

The importance of improving communication
By Lindsay James | 01 May 2018

US telco company TDS Telecom has chosen Microsoft Office 365 and Yammer to help remote employees collaborate and feel part of a team

TDS Telecom has chosen Microsoft Office 365 and Yammer to help remote employees collaborate 

Over 50% of businesses expect AI to create new jobs, says EY Global

Over 50% of businesses expect AI to create new jobs, says EY Global
By Rebecca Gibson | 01 May 2018

New poll shows that companies will use technology to develop products and boost operational efficiency